The Safer Whanganui project is a community-owned, Council-mandated project that aims for Wanganui to meet the criteria to become a designated International Safe Community in 2010. Find out more on the pages below.
About the project
Background information on the Safer Whanganui project - its context, framework, partners and methodology.
Information about the geography of the Wanganui District and about its peoples.
Priority focus areas
Read more about the priority focus areas of the Safer Whanganui project, who is involved, and how change will be measured.
Family and Community Services Directory - Wanganui area
Safer Whanganui is supported by the Ministry of Social Development's Family and Community Services (FACS) through its connection to the Local Services Mapping process. FACS also maintains the Family Services Directory.